North Carolina State University (NC State) invites applications and nominations for one or more tenure-track faculty positions in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE). Appointments will be targeted at the Assistant and Associate Professor levels, however applications from exceptional candidates at Full Professor rank will also be considered.
Applicants are expected to have a doctoral degree in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or other closely related fields, before the start date of the position. The search is for all areas of aerospace engineering including, but not limited to: space flight, atmospheric flight, propulsion, aerospace vehicle design, flight dynamics and control, unmanned/autonomous aerospace systems, advanced structures, aerodynamics and aeroacoustics.
Successful applicants should demonstrate interest and capabilities for developing active, internationally visible, externally sponsored research programs. The candidates should demonstrate a commitment to effective teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels. The expected start date is as early as Spring 2021. Applications received before September 1 will be given priority review.
PhD in Mechanical and/or Aerospace Engineering or related field
About North Carolina State University
The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at North Carolina State University (Raleigh, NC) is among the largest and most prominent in the nation. The department offers separate B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in both Mechanical Engineering (ME) and Aerospace Engineering (AE).
The MAE department currently boasts 45 tenure-track faculty, 6 non-tenure-track teaching faculty, and 15 staff members. The Department has an enrollment of over 1,200 undergraduates and 400 graduate students. The department is housed in Engineering Building III, a four-story, 250,000-square foot facility built in 2010.
NC State’s location on Centennial Campus, combined with its proximity to the Research Triangle Park and neighboring universities, provides extensive opportunities for academic and industrial interaction and collaboration. Further information on the department can be found at: http://www.mae.ncsu.edu.